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Eric Brakey takes aim at Golden’s 2nd District congressional seat

AUBURN — Last year, Jared Golden squeaked to victory over 2nd District U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin to grab the only GOP-held congressional seat in New England. Republican Eric Brakey is looking to take it back from Golden next year....

FREE MAINE LIVE: Our campaign for a #FreeMaine has officially launched!

Senator Eric Brakey is here and our campaign for a #FreeMaine has officially launched! And already we are facing a BIG fundraising deadline JUST 10 DAYS AWAY! We must raise at least another $40,000 before September 30 in order to keep our mo...

Eric Brakey Rounds Up Endorsements for Congressional Race

“I am humbled to have the support of so many friends and former colleagues in the Maine Legislature. These men and women know the issues facing their constituents as well as anyone, and to know they are willing to place their trust in me is ...

Former Republican Maine State Senator Announces Congress 2020 Run

Eric Brakey is the only Republican to announce a 2020 bid against first-term Democratic Rep. Jared Golden, according to Federal Election Commission paperwork, which Brakey filed in July....

Eric Brakey Talks War, Tulsi, and Vaping

On the eve of Eric Brakey’s Constitution Day announcement of his run for Congress, I talked to him about wars – foreign, drug, and trade. We also discussed generational challenges, Tulsi Gabbard, and Saudi Arabia. What the ninth amendment sa...

Top Three Safest States All Honor Constitutional Carry

Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire – all Constitutional Carry states – have been named the safest states in the Union according to the FBI’s Public Safety Rankings. “Constitutional Carry legislation,” according to South Dakota Gun Owners (SD...

Eric Brakey files for 2020 race in Maine’s 2nd District, saying he’s ‘99.9 percent there’ on a run

AUGUSTA, Maine — Former state Sen. Eric Brakey filed on Monday to run for the seat in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District in 2020, with the Republican saying he’s “99.9 percent there” on committing to a campaign for the Democratic-held seat i...

Club For Growth PAC Endorses Eric Brakey (ME-02) for U.S. House of Representatives

Club for Growth PAC announced the endorsement of Eric Brakey for the Republican Nomination for Maine’s 2nd Congressional District, and Club for Growth PAC President David McIntosh issued the following statement....